When I first stepped into the county jail, I knew his pain, so I share his message on behalf of all the unknown people behind the inmate statistics data.
It is not in the denial of our human condition that we will find transcendence, but in honoring it, respecting it, loving it, adoring it.
Let Carol be your beacon. Just as she glows with an inner light when she fully accepts who she is, you too will shine when you claim your power.
I can see people for who they are, past their bad decisions and horrible mistakes. And even after all this pain, I don’t want it any other way.
Reclaiming this body is staking a claim against the patriarchy's war on the wisdom and nurturing and grounding nature of the earth. The earth of yourself.
Living real means recognizing that all of us at one time or another will mess up. We're going to be a part of the conditions that cause hurt for others.
We are not taught how to navigate the uncomfortable complexity of simplicity, how to be uncomfortable or embrace grief as an ally of an open heart.